Tag Archives: USAID

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Why Invest in Women?

Posted on 14. Aug, 2013 by .

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We have long made intentional investments in women in our work around the world. Just searching the tag “women,” or “women farmers” on our blog brings up hundreds of posts over the past few years. That’s why we like this 2011 infographic from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) that clearly enumerates the benefits of […]

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Page 7a: Stories You May have Missed

Page 7a: Stories You May have Missed

Posted on 02. Mar, 2012 by .

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This week the Oscar Award for Best Picture was silent, Mitt Romney won both the Arizona and Michigan Republican primaries, and the world learned that Snooki is, indeed, pregnant. But what about news from outside our borders? What else is going on in the world? Here are this week’s stories, excavated from page 7A: Young […]

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Disaster Risk Reduction in El Salvador

Disaster Risk Reduction in El Salvador

Posted on 29. Aug, 2011 by .

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Believe it or not, the gentleman in this picture is not in any danger. He’s not an injured person being transported to the hospital nor is he part of a part of any show or stunt (or on the losing end of any bet). In fact, by being attached to that wooden board by a […]

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